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Professional Development

Professional Activities and Recognitions since Jan. 2015

Faculty & Staff Activities/Recognitions and Locations Date
Adair,
Leslie
National Business Officers Association Annual Conference (Boston)

Feb. 2015

Arnold,
Courtney
ISAS Beginning Teachers Institute Conference (New Orleans)

Sept. 2015

Ashby,
Garmon
Musical Director for Royal School of Church Music Residential Course (Cape Town, South Africa)
Musical Director for Adult Choir Festival at Christ Church Cathedral (Houston)
American Guild of Organists National Convention (Houston)
The Business of Music (Boston)
Jan. 2015

Oct. 2015
June 2016
June 2016
Balch,
Ray

Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History Summer Seminar (Edinburgh)

July 2015

Berckley,
Jay
Presenter at Houston Museum of Fine Arts (Rise Up: Guardians of our Youth)
Unleash the Power Within (Chicago)
"Facebook Ads 2.0" (Webinar)
"Social Media Bootcamp and Magnetic Engagement" (Webinar)
Presenter at Symposium for Integration of Dance, Spirituality, Social Justice, and Missions (Houston)
Doctoral Program at University of Houston
Jan. 2015
July 2015
Aug. 2015
Aug. 2015
Feb. 2016

Ongoing
Berry,
Alice
American Council for Teachers of Foreign Language Convention (San Diego)

Nov. 2015

Binder,
Dan
"Teaching Islam" (Webinar)
Texas Association of Student Council Advisors Conference (San Marcos)
"Meaningful Advisory: Building Programs for Student Success" (Dallas)
Fall 2015
Sept. 2015
Nov. 2015
Boren,
Cyndi
School Dude University Conference (Myrtle Beach)

March 2015

Bradshaw,
Alan
Texas Association of Basketball Coaches' Clinic (San Antonio)

May 2015

Brocavich,
Nina
AP Institute: Pre-AP Algebra 2

July 2015

Brock,
Deborah
National Art Education Association Convention (New Orleans)
"Ceramics: The Enhanced Surface and Coloration" (Houston)
Encaustic Painting Workshop (Houston)
VASE Regional Juror
Wax and Paper 3-D Workshop (San Antonio)
VASE State Juror
Board Member of City Artworks (Houston)
March 2015
Summer 2015
Dec. 2015
Winter 2015
March 2016
Spring 2016

Brock,
George
Houston Arts Partners Conference
Acting Master Class with Kevin Spacey (Webinar)
Sept. 2015
Feb. 2016
Buckelew,
Robert
Degree Program at Western Governors University

Ongoing
Burgess,
Kristina
Multicultural Dance Education Workshops (New York)

July 2015

Call,
Ryan
AP Institute: Pre-AP English for Experienced Teachers (Houston)

July 2015

Cantrell,
Jenny
International Dyslexia Association Conference (Grapevine)
Oct. 2015

Cepeda,
Christine
American Association of Teachers of Spanish Conference (Denver)
NAIS People of Color Conference (Tampa)
July 2015
Dec. 2015
Chastain,
Evan
Association of Supervision and Curriculum Development Institute (Houston)

March 2015

Colello,
John
CASE/NAIS Conference (New York)

Jan. 2016

Collier,
Jaime
Dan Burkholder's Exquisite iPhone Workshop (Austin)

July 2015

Davidson,
Alice
Global Perspective Workshop for Educators: MINT Countries (Houston)
Global Perspective Workshop for Educators: Turkey (Houston)
Study Tour of the Republic of Turkey
"Comanche Culture, History, Arts, and Geography" (Lawton, OK)
National Consortium for Teaching about Asia (Webinars)
Global Perspective Workshop for Educators: Middle East in Transition (Houston)
National Council for the Social Studies Conference (New Orleans)
Global Perspective Workshop for Educators: Himalayas (Houston)
National Consortium for Teaching about Asia (Webinars)
Jan. 2015
March 2015
June 2015
July 2015
Fall 2015
Oct. 2015
Nov. 2015
Dec. 2015
Spring 2016
Davis,
Krystal
USA Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches' Association Technical Certification
"101 Best Strategies for Teaching World Languages" (Houston)
American Association of Teachers of Spanish Conference (Denver)
Feb. 2015
March 2015
July 2015

Donnelly,
Mike
US Lacrosse National Convention (Baltimore)

Jan. 2015

Duncan,
Alan
AP Computer Science Exam Reader for College Board

June 2015

Fox,
Matt
American Baseball Coaches Association Convention (Orlando)
American Baseball Coaches Association Convention (Nashville)
Jan. 2015
Jan. 2016
Framel,
David
Presenter at Columbia Scholastic Press Conference (New York)
Presenter at Columbia Scholastic Press Conference (New York)
March 2015
March 2016
Goldberg,
Courtney
California Association of Directors of Activities Convention (San Diego)
Texas Association of Student Councils (TASC) Workshop (Hunt)
Presenter at Texas Association of Student Councils Workshop (San Marcos)
Presenter at National Conference on Student Activities (Niagara Falls)
Student Council Advisor of the Year for District 13 of TASC
Finalist for TASC State Advisor of the Year
Feb. 2015
Feb. 2015
Sept. 2015
Dec. 2015
Feb. 2016
Feb. 2016
Gomez,
Mauro
SXSW Conference (Austin)
Finalsite conference (Avon, CT)
March 2015
June 2015
Greene,
Adam
Yale University Conference (New York)

April 2015

Guthrie,
Toshla
National Council for the Social Studies Conference (New Orleans)

Nov. 2015

Hawkins,
Katherine
AP Institute: Calculus AB for New Teachers (Houston)

July 2015

Heinemann,
Baron
"Capturing Kids' Hearts" (The Woodlands)
AP Calculus Exam Reader for College Board (Kansas City)
Houston Dynamo Coaches' Clinic
Nov. 2015
June 2015
March 2016
Holden,
Beth
Diocesan Clergy Conference (Houston) Oct. 2015
Hunt,
Michael

University of Houston Area Calculus Teachers Workshop (Houston)
AP Institute: Calculus BC (Houston)
University of Houston Area Calculus Teachers Workshop (Houston)
University of Houston Area Calculus Teachers Workshop (Houston)
University of Houston Area Calculus Teachers Workshop (Houston)
March 2015
July 2015
Sept. 2015
Oct. 2015
Jan. 2016
Irven,
Krystal
Texas Library Association Conference (Austin)

April 2015

Jones,
Mikel
LSU Effective Educators Seminar (Houston)
Advanced Placement Annual Conference (Austin)
Anja Greer Conference on Mathematics and Technology (Exeter, NH)
June 2015
July 2015
June 2016
Jones,
Wayne
Nike Championship Basketball Clinic (Atlanta)

Sept. 2015

Kamal,
Amira
Texas Association of Student Council Advisors Conference (San Marcos)
NAIS People of Color Conference (Tampa)
Sept. 2015
Dec. 2015
Kavanagh,
Jane
"Calming the Overactive Brain" (Houston)
National Association of School Nurses Conference (Dallas)
Feb. 2015
Nov. 2015
Kelley,
Debbie
Special Events CASE Conference (Boston)

June 2015

Kemble,
Kary
Close-Up (Washington DC)
National Fast Pitch Coaches Association Conference (Atlanta)
Jan. 2015
Dec. 2015
Klinkerman,
Marc
US Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Event Specialization Clinic (Houston)

July 2015

Lankford,
David
National Business Officers Association Annual Conference (Boston)
Texas Computer Education Association Conference (Austin)
Association of Supervisors and Curriculum Development Conference (Houston)
Feb. 2015
Feb. 2015
March 2015
Lee,
Melinda
School Dude University Conference (San Diego)

Oct. 2015

Leisz,
Steve
Football Clinics (University of Texas, Rice University, and University of Houston)
Southwest Elite Line Clinic (Houston)
TIRR Foundation Workshop on Detecting a Concussion (Houston)
Presenter at LSU Coaches Clinic (Baton Rouge)
Panelist at Texas Longhorns High School Football Coaches Clinic (Austin)
April 2015
May 2015
Jan. 2016
April 2016
April 2016
Liang,
Kate
AP Institute: Chinese Language for New and Experienced Teachers (Houston)
American Council for Teachers of Foreign Language Convention (San Diego)
July 2015
Nov. 2015
Lopez,
Monica
Texas Association for College Admission Counseling Annual Conference (Houston)
Association of College Counselors in Independent Schools Institute
National Association for College Admission Counseling Annual Conference (San Antonio)
April 2015
June 2015
Oct. 2015
Lopez,
Rachel
AP Institute: English Literature for New Teachers (Houston)
Texas Association of Student Council Advisors Conference (San Marcos)
July 2015
Sept. 2015
Lyders,
Emma
ISAS Beginning Teachers Conference (New Orleans)
Sept. 2015
Matthews,
Bob
Graduate Study at Rice University

Ongoing

McCord,
Kendall
Special Events CASE Conference (Boston)
CASE/NAIS Conference (New York)
Comprehensive Fund Development Certification (Rice University)
June 2015
Jan. 2016
May 2016
Milani,
Pejman
Worldfest (Houston)
Solar Film/Video Productions: Light & Shadow Lighting Bootcamp (New York)
Bart Weiss Workshop (Houston)
April 2015
Nov. 2015
Jan. 2016
Mitchell,
Mark
Learning and the Brain: The Science of Character Conference (Boston)

Nov. 2015

Moake,
Meghan
Golf Training/Coaching (Stanford University)

Oct. 2015

Moore,
Michelle
"101 Best Strategies for Teaching World Languages" (Houston)

March 2015

Papakonstantinou, Joanna

"Engineer Your Career," Panel and Networking Event (Rice University)
Rice University School Math Project Spring Conference
Presenter/Judge at Brown School of Engineering Design Showcase and Poster Session
"Engineer Your Career," Panel and Networking Event (Rice University)
Rice University Oshmann Engineering Design Kitchen (OEDK) Discussions
Jan. 2015
Feb. 2015
April 2015
Feb. 2016
Monthly

Pham,
Nguyet
"Unleash the Power Within" (Chicago)
"Capturing Kids' Hearts" (The Woodlands)
July 2015
Nov. 2015
Philbrick,
Kate
Dan Burkholder's Exquisite iPhone Workshop (Austin)
Society for Photographic Education Conference (Las Vegas)
July 2015
March 2016
Raggett,
Mark
Graduate Study at Fuller Theological Seminary

Ongoing

Randolph,
Kim
National Fast Pitch Coaches Association Conference (Atlanta)

Dec. 2015

Ranneft,
Danielle
Texas Classical Association Fall Conference (Austin)

Nov. 2015

Ray,
Katheryn
Advisory Board Member of Neuhaus Education Center
Advisory Board Member of Vanderbilt University Divinity School
Advisory Board Member of Vanderbilt University Alumni
Rivoldi,
Carmen
"101 Best Strategies for Teaching World Languages" (Houston)

March 2015

Rodriguez,
Claudia
School Dude University Conference (Myrtle Beach)

March 2016

Rollins,
Julie
Association of College Counselors in Independent Schools Institute

June 2015

Rutledge,
Beverly
AP Institute: Chemistry (San Antonio)
AP Institute: Chemistry for Experienced Teachers (Houston)
June 2015
July 2015
Sanders,
Derek
"Teaching Islam" (Webinar)
Texas Association of Student Council Advisors Conference (San Marcos)
Fall 2015
Sept. 2015
Schwarz,
Zach
Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development Conference (Houston)

March 2015

Smith,
Ned
Headmasters' Association Conference (Lafayette Hills, PA)
National Association of Episcopal Schools Conference (New York)
Feb. 2015
Jan. 2016
Smith,
Travis
AP U.S. History Mentoring Program (Online)

Monthly

Summa,
Wade
Nike Championship Basketball Clinic (Atlanta)
AP Institute: Calculus AB for Experienced Teachers (Houston)
Sept. 2015
July 2016
Vogt,
Russell
Texas Bandmasters Association Convention (San Antonio)

July 2015

Ward,
Tena
Degree Program at Houston Community College

Ongoing

Warren,
Bill
American Council for Teachers of Foreign Language Convention (San Diego)
"Effectively Dealing with Disruptive Students" (Houston)
Nov. 2015
Feb. 2016
Watts,
Amanda
American Volleyball Coaches Association Conference (Palo Alto)

May 2015

Weinstein,
Chris
"Effective Strategies for Teaching Spanish as a World Language" (Houston)
TPRS Blaine Ray's Workshop on Storytelling (Houston)
"Effectively Dealing with Disruptive Students" (Houston)
March 2015
Oct. 2015
Feb. 2016
Willcutts,
Sharon
Judge for Scholastic Art Competition
"Introducing the All New Art Standards" by NAEA (Webinar)
"Introduction to Collagraph Printing" (Houston)
Jan. 2015
June 2015
Sept. 2015